§ Mr. Wilkinson
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what funds have been expended by his Department towards general improvement areas in Bradford; and how much Department funding has been expended on each particular general improvement area scheme in the city to date.
§ Mr. Eyre
My right hon. and learned Friend has to date approved expenditure of £144,308 for the Government's contribution to environmental works in general improvement areas in Bradford, for the following general improvement areas:
£ 1. Barkerend … … 112,238 2. Lidget Green … … 19,370 3. Longlands … … 12,700
The Government's contribution will consist of three-quarters of the approved cost of works started on or after 22nd March 1972 and completed before 23rd June 1974 and half the approved cost of work done outside that period.